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The ADAA is a professional organization for dental assistants, celebrating its 100th year in 2024. The ADAA stands as the oldest and largest professional association devoted to the dental assisting profession, embodying a rich legacy of commitment to membership and education. Guided by the innovative leadership of President Lisa Childers Hernandez, the ADAA is embarking on a transformative journey of revitalization. Prioritizing the essential pillars of membership enrichment and advanced education, President Hernandez is dedicated to enhancing continuing education initiatives and nurturing a dynamic environment of collaboration and communication. Her vision illuminates a pathway to transform the ADAA into a flourishing, united community, reigniting the spirit of innovation and paving the way for a brilliant future in the dental assisting profession.

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Important Notice: ADAA Currently Transitioning to New Database Management System and Website

Starting on May 28, 2024, at 5 PM ET, ADAA is transitioning to a new database management system and website. This upgrade will introduce a more user-friendly system, simplifying the processes for making purchases, renewing memberships, registering for events, and managing your contact information, among other features.

During the transition, we will temporarily halt purchases and payments on the current site for our memberships, programs and products until the migration to the new system is complete. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and appreciate your patience. Please check back frequently for updates.

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ADAA to Launch New Website and Database Management Systems

Starting in April 2024, ADAA is transitioning to new website and database management system.

ADAA to Launch New Website and Database Management Systems

Letter From Leadership: Lisa Childers Hernandez

April, 2024

As spring ushers in a season of growth, so too does it bring changes and advancements at ADAA. We are currently in the midst of transitioning to a new website and database portal, designed to enhance the way we serve you. This new system is currently in its testing phase, and I am thrilled about the improvements it promises to bring.

Letter From Leadership: Lisa Childers Hernandez

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 May 2024 

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